P&O Pacific Explorer – departing Melbourne

13 FEBRUARY 2023 | 4 nights
Sailing to Kangaroo Island (return)

P&O Go Fare – Lowest Fare Available
P&O Value Fare –  Up to $100 Bonus Onboard Credit* + $49pp deposits + option to choose cabin
P&O Value Plus Fare – Up to $100 Bonus Onboard Credit* + Soft Drink Package^ + Wifi^  + option to choose cabin 

On sale until 24 May 2021

* per cabin, ^first two guests in room

4 Nights | Australia | P&O Cruises Australia: Pacific Explorer

Day 1:
Melbourne Australia
Mon 13 Feb 2023 | Depart 4:00 PM

Day 2:
At Sea
Tue 14 Feb 2023

Day 3:
Kangaroo Island Australia
Wed 15 Feb 2023 | 7:00 AM To 6:00 PM

Day 4:
At Sea
Thu 16 Feb 2023

Day 5:
Melbourne Australia
Fri 17 Feb 2023 | Arrive 7:00 AM

Pacific Explorer ship is one of three in the fleet of P&O Cruises Australia. It is ideal for Australia’s fun and sun loving enthusiasts and has two waterslides, zip lining, a water park, live music and pubs. For dining, there are 12 choices, all of which are included in the cruise fare. For fun and rejuvenation, there are waterslides, adventure activities like rock climbing, zip lining and new stage shows. Pacific Explorer has a Blue Room where guests will have talented Australian musicians playing live every night. For taking onboard entertainment to new levels there is Black Circus with exclusive dinner and a cabaret style show.


  • Leave your worries behind when you enter The Oasis – the calmest spot in the ocean
  • Try your hand at the huge selection of deck games including golf putting, table tennis, quoits and more
  • If you’re up for some extra adventure, join the adrenalin junkies at P&O Edge Adventure Park
  • Let the kids play the day away at zany waterpark with fun interactive water features
  • Try award winning pizza in 400 Gradi, in partnership with award-winning Melbourne chef, Johnny Di Francesco

Ship facts:

  • 1997
  • 2017
  • England
  • 77,441
  • 21 knots
  • 260 meters
  • 1,998
  • 830
  • International
  • British, Italian
  • 12
  • Yes
  • 11
  • Yes
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*Fares are cruise only, per person in AUD in a complete quad or twin room based on lead categories at publication date (11 May 2022), inclusive of all discounts, charges and taxes (which are subject to change). Advertised fares are available until allocation is exhausted and may fluctuate during the campaign period. Fare type inclusions are available at Valid for new bookings and not combinable with any other offer. Supplements apply for other room categories. Some oceanview rooms have obstructed views. ^ The Premium Drinks Package will be included for new bookings made between 11 May and 24 May 2022, when booking a P&O Value Fare only. Premium Beverage Package is available only to the first 2 guests booked in the lower berths (i.e. passengers 1 and 2) if the passengers are aged 18 years or over on the date of cruise departure, on cruises of 7 nights or more departing Australia and New Zealand (excluding the 7 and 8 night Melbourne Cup sailings –i250, i350, v359, v247). Premium Beverage Package is non-transferable, non-refundable and cannot be substituted for cash. Premium Beverage Package includes individual beverage items up to the value of or equal to AUD$13 per item. Alcoholic beverages are limited to 15 beverages per 24-hour period (6am to 6am). Alcoholic beverages requested above this limit are charged at regular menu prices. Non-alcoholic beverages have no daily limit. Service of alcohol is always subject to P&O’s RSA Policy, which includes an ability to restrict service. Drinks exclusions apply for both Premium Beverage and Soft Drink Packages, as listed at Beverages will be served one drink per order, per eligible guest. Pricing is subject to change. #Pay only a $49 per person deposit per person at time of booking; final payment is then due 75 days before departure. Full payment is required for sailings booked within 75 days of departure. Standard refund and cancellation conditions apply, see P&O’s Booking and Travel Conditions for details. Sailings departing on or before 30 Nov 2022 and booked prior to 24 May 2022 are eligible for P&O Assurance []. A 1.5% surcharge for Visa and Mastercard and a 2% surcharge for Amex applies. Vaccination requirements apply. Government guidelines may result in a requirement to quarantine during or after your cruise and may restrict your ability to participate in shore tours or disembark the ship at ports we visit during your cruise. See for more information. Guidelines are subject to change without notice and as such, our actual cruise offerings may vary from the descriptions provided and images displayed. Cruise itineraries are not guaranteed.To be read in conjunction with the P&O Cruises Australia Booking and Passage Conditions available at which passengers will be bound by. Whilst all information is correct at time of publication, offers are subject to change or withdrawal. Carnival plc trading as P&O Cruises Australia. ABN 23 107 998 443

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4 nights
Departing 13 – 17 Feb 2023

From AUD$503

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